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“Go Homeless Or Go Home”

As part of David Cameron and George Osborne’s Budget announcement in 2015, plans were made to strip those aged 18-21 of the ability to claim housing benefit, which were set to come into force in April 2017. They were put on hold after the fierce opposition received from all sides, but have crept back into … Continue reading “Go Homeless Or Go Home”

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VIDEO: Protest Against Scrapping of Housing Benefits for 18-21 year olds

As part of David Cameron and George Osborne’s Budget announcement in 2015, plans were made to strip those aged 18-21 of the ability to claim housing benefit, which were set to come into force in April 2017. They were put on hold after the fierce opposition received from all sides, but have crept back into … Continue reading VIDEO: Protest Against Scrapping of Housing Benefits for 18-21 year olds

5 things you can do to celebrate being a wonderful woman during that dreaded ‘time of the month’.

By Juliet Vandensteen Girl Flu? Shark Week? Auntie Flo? The Crimson Tide? Whatever you call it, we understand that periods pretty much suck the fun out of everything! Although some women are fortunate enough to breeze through the week with little discomfort and bloating, many are subject to a world of painful pimples, exhausting nausea … Continue reading 5 things you can do to celebrate being a wonderful woman during that dreaded ‘time of the month’.

Calais Jungle Through A Lens

By Abigail Gilson In response to the stiffness of Europe’s doors, a destitute refugee camp, known as ‘the Jungle’, was erected in the port of Calais containing over 7000 desperate refugees unwanted by Britain and deemed a nuisance to France. For 15 years this tent-city has been  Europe’s solution to the world’s worst humanitarian crisis since … Continue reading Calais Jungle Through A Lens

Unseen Tours gives homeless people a job to take them off London’s streets

By Ariadna Reche Currently about 8,000 people sleep on the streets in London at least once a year and 200 do it regularly. However, London is a city endowed with many charities. Some of these offer food, mental help or one night accommodation to homeless people. Unseen Tours, however, offers much more than that; it … Continue reading Unseen Tours gives homeless people a job to take them off London’s streets

Untameable Shrews: The New Voice of Street Art

“The Shrews are not going away and we will not be silenced.” By Sian Kissock Founded in Australia in September 2016, The Untameable Shrews are a radical feminist street art collective with members from all around the world including the US, UK, New Zealand, Germany and Peru. Inspired by fellow creative educational feminist groups such … Continue reading Untameable Shrews: The New Voice of Street Art